S&P Global Platts Launches Blockchain Network To Track Oil Data In UAE

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S&P Global Platts, one of the leading independent providers of information for the commodities and energy markets, announced that it started the deployment of its Blockchain solution that “will allow market participants to submit weekly inventory oil storage data” to UAE’s Fujairah Oil Industry Zone (FOIZ) and the regulator FEDCom, according to a release published Read More

Petro: Stable Coin for Crypto Economy or Illegal Oil Futures?

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The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. Starting in late 2017 Venezuela’s President Nikolas Maduro began expanding heavily into media space in an attempt to Read More

Iraq Returns 27 Russian Children Home From Islamic State

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The Iraqi government has returned 27 Russian children and four women suspected of terrorist ties to their homeland. Around 1,400 foreign wives and children of suspected Islamic State (IS) fighters have reportedly been held in Iraq since U.S.-backed forces recaptured the city of Mosul last year. Most of them hailed from Turkey, while many others Read More

Demonstrator at Navalny Anti-Corruption Rally Sentenced to Jail Term

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A Moscow court on Thursday sentenced a demonstrator at an anti-corruption rally held in the capital last year to nine months behind bars. A wave of protests swept Russia on March 26, following an online investigation by opposition leader Alexei Navalny into government corruption. Navalny has been barred from running in presidential elections next month due to an embezzlement charge his supporters say is politically motivated. Read More Hundreds Arrested as Anti-Corruption Protests Read More

What’s On In Moscow Feb.23-25

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After feting the men in your life — or being feted by the women in your life — on Defender of the Homeland Day, aka Men’s Day, don’t sit at home and watch reruns. Get out to see some fabulous theater and musicals, or dance back in time at a rock concert. Have you ever Read More

Celebrating Men’s Day in the #MeToo Era

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Sophia Miroedova It’s no secret that feminists have a tough row to hoe in Russia, where the #MeToo movement is pilloried byconservative TV anchors and female porn stars alike.  Russia is still very much a country for menand this seems unlikely to change in the future, and certainly not this week,as we gear up for Read More

Bombs continue to pound eastern Ghouta as UN pleads for ceasefire

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Warplanes have pounded the last rebel enclave near the Syrian capital for a fifth straight day, as the UN pleaded for a truce to halt to one of the fiercest air assaults of the seven-year civil war and prevent a “massacre’. More than 335 people have been killed in the besieged rebel-held enclave of eastern Read More

Russia’s FSB foils terrorist plot in St. Petersburg

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Published time: 22 Feb, 2018 15:16Edited time: 22 Feb, 2018 15:38 The Russian Security Service (FSB) say they have prevented a string of terrorist attacks targeting public places and public transport. A suspect from Central Asia has been detained. Authorities have not disclosed the identity of the suspect, for fear of compromising the ongoing investigation.  Read More